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UN Security Council

The Security Council has primary responsibility, under the UN Charter, for the maintenance of international peace and security. Organized to function continuously, a representative of each of its members must be present at all times at United Nations Headquarters. The Council consists of 15 members: five permanent members with veto power (China, France, Russian Federation, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, United States of America) and ten non-permanent members (Membership: Angola (2016), Egypt (2017), Japan (2017), Malaysia (2016), New Zealand (2016), Senegal (2017), Spain (2016), Ukraine (2017), Uruguay (2017), Venezuela (Bolivian Republic of) (2016)) five of which are elected each year by the General Assembly for a two-year term.  Website: www.un.org/en/sc/
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Report of the Secretary-General on the United Nations Support Mission in Libya

5 September 2013 | Publisher: UN Security Council | Document type: Country Reports

Report of the Secretary-General on Somalia

31 January 2013 | Publisher: UN Security Council | Document type: Country Reports

Thirty-first progress report of the Secretary-General on the United Nations Operation in Côte d'Ivoire

31 December 2012 | Publisher: UN Security Council | Document type: Country Reports

Security Council resolution 2073 (2012) [on the situation in Somalia]

7 November 2012 | Publisher: UN Security Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

Thirtieth progress report of the Secretary-General on the United Nations Operation in Côte d'Ivoire

29 June 2012 | Publisher: UN Security Council | Document type: Country Reports

Special report of the Secretary-General on the United Nations Operation in Côte d'Ivoire

29 March 2012 | Publisher: UN Security Council | Document type: Country Reports

Report of the Secretary-General on the United Nations Office for West Africa

30 June 2008 | Publisher: UN Security Council | Document type: Country Reports

Security Council resolution 1744 (2007) [Somalia]

20 February 2007 | Publisher: UN Security Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

Security Council resolution 1289 (2000) [Sierra Leone]

7 February 2000 | Publisher: UN Security Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

Security Council resolution 1120 (1997) [Croatia]

14 July 1997 | Publisher: UN Security Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

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